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Princeton's WordNet

  1. limelight, spotlight, glare, public eye(noun)

    a focus of public attention

    "he enjoyed being in the limelight"; "when Congress investigates it brings the full glare of publicity to the agency"

    glare, spot, calcium light, spotlight, glower, brilliance, public eye, blaze

  2. limelight, calcium light(noun)

    a lamp consisting of a flame directed at a cylinder of lime with a lens to concentrate the light; formerly used for stage lighting

    spotlight, glare, calcium light, public eye

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases:

    spotlight, fore

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  1. Erik Pevernagie:

    Keeping a low profile does not allow passion or excitement, unless it is restrained. Lying low does definitely not stand any limelight.

  2. Englishman Willett:

    Obviously, you get recognized a little bit more and things like that, you realize how difficult the guys have had it who have been up there in the limelight for a lot of years, how much they've got to take control of their own time.

  3. Mark Meadows:

    I don't like being in the limelight. It is fearful whenever you do doing something like this.

  4. Julian Lennon:

    Anyone must remember that dad left when I was 3 years old, mom and I lived out of the limelight. We lived a totally different life.

  5. Bruno Julliard:

    We must put in the limelight those who support values that our close to ours, which is the case of Tel Aviv, a city that is often detested by the most radical Israelis.

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